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AFL-CIO slams Paul Ryan/Patty Murray deal

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AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka called the proposed budget deal by Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., woefully inadequate, but did not specifically call on lawmakers to flat-out reject the bill. In a statement Wednesday , Trumka said the deal "provides temporary relief from sequestration budget cuts over the next two years, but does not represent the clean break from...